Higher education today presents more opportunities for learning, innovation, and experience than ever before. In an age of declining public support and rising costs, private philanthropy is essential for sustaining the quality of a Penn State education and for making its benefits available to all. On this site you can learn more about some of the opportunities for philanthropic support that now exist at Penn State.
Some common ways to support Penn State include:
Gifts in Kind (personal property)
Life Insurance Gift
Retirement Plan Gift
Charitable Remainder Trust (Annuity or Unitrust)
Charitable Gift Annuity
Charitable Lead Trust
Commemorative Gifts Program
Retained Life Estate
Bequest in Will or Living Trust
Affiliate Group Fundraising
Lion Line Telefund
For more information on ways you can make a gift to Penn State now, please download our Securing the Future brochure and other publications.